You can literally keep the same prism holders the entire fight, from round to round, if you limit yourself to x24 each round 1 flower on left, 1 flower on right. If the Royal Beasts detect anyone, they will each run to a flowering plant and unleash a Psionic Howl, which will kill anyone not in the safe room after a brief charging period. The encounter begins when two players grab the prisms. As always, having one player per beast will help during the damage phases. All Challenge Modes: Challenge Mode: Pleasure Gardens Challenge Requirement: The players that hold the crystal relic holders cannot shoot more than one spore each, per damage cycle.
If someone dies during the encounter, have someone who is in transit revive them and continue the rotation. Your task, then, is for the pollenators to gather enough spores to hurt the dogs, and then to kill all six before the end of the fourth damage phase. Below the spawn platform is a small room containing six levers that must be pulled by the team in one of three specific orders very quickly. The four spore carriers will carefully sneak through the garden, heading to each flower to activate the buff upon detonation. Bathing Pool Challenge To complete this challenge, the 'middle plate' must always be occupied by a player. We've seen several other added to the game recently too - including and. What To Do When the Pleasure Garden encounter begins, the top two prism holders should scout for glowing flowers.
According to the , you cannot even jump at any point, otherwise the Challenge will be failed. Power Weapons will be huge during the damage phase, especially close quarters options like shotguns, fusion rifles, and swords. You have to pull these in a sequence — if you flip the correct one, it will stay down for longer than the others, while an incorrect choice will reset them all. Calus is always last, but the order of the other three trials changes each week. When they do, a trapdoor below will open to a room. A three-three or four-two split with four on defence is advised.
Making things trickier, as more Royal Beasts are killed, the remaining ones will detect players faster. Destroy all censers to clear the Royal Pools and move on to the next stage. This complicates matters somewhat, though, so do your best to clear it in one phase. Each week the challenges will rotate and successfully doing the challenge will net you another chest full of tokens and a raid weapon or armor if lucky. Two phases should be plenty. When the damage phase starts, send each player to their dog as normal. With 48-60 stacks, you can kill hounds in one or two rounds.
In the shadow realm, the projections will appear in pairs for each symbol and must be destroyed, or Calus will inflict Mental Collapse. From front to back, they are L1, L2, and L3, and R1, R2, and R3 — L1, for instance, is just outside the left-hand door out of the safe room. When you have six charges stored, everyone should grab one and attempt a lap of the outer ring. Number the levers 1 through 6, from left to right. Just remember that you must be standing in a beam of light to shoot. If you don't want to switch prism holders, you can also just do two flowers 24 stacks. A shooter is on the next plate, so its grid is lit up, and the runner can call out which row contains the red circle.
Repeat this at each shield wall and then pass through the final orb and the finish line, then place the Psionic Charges in the dais in the room's center. They are, however, your only source of power ammo once the encounter gets started. In some instances this appeared to remove the glow from the flowers, and if that is the case, use the time you have left to then prepare positions before an attack phase. If you can get a 24 stack, the folks on the ground can take out the dogs without too much trouble, and the relic holders can also fire their relics at them for massive damage. Everyone picks a royal beast to defeat and once all 6 are down, bask in the dual treasure chests that spawn. One flower on the left side and one flower on the right will bloom at the start of each gathering phase. This means the maximum buff you can get each round is 24x, so ensure you have a decent amount of damage output to clear the beasts.
Prism carriers should watch for these and kill them, because they can wreck the pollenators if they get into the garden. Guaranteed Challenge Rewards A Raid Specific Item, Challenge Mode Emblem, and Tokens. At the foot of the statue, there is a large, round door. The Pleasure Gardens challenge is unlikely to stump too many raid fireteams, assuming that they can regularly complete the encounter already. Then, on the second run, go for the kill with the buff. This is your damage phase, and it lasts for 30 seconds, after which the room is flooded with gas and you wipe. Keep in mind that spores spawn in twos, one on each side.